Are You an Inspired Scholar?

You’ve made sacrifces to follow your dreams and keep up your grades at Donnelly — and now, your hard work is being recognized by the University of Saint Mary Inspired Scholars Program.

Although we can’t promise an end to late nights and challenging exams, USM can promise a commitment to making your bachelor’s degree affordable.

Inspired Scholars Program Highlights

USM has been routinely named a Princeton Review Best Midwestern College.*


  • Generous merit scholarships worth up to $56,000

  • Textbook stipends each semester

  • A Student Coordinator guiding you through the transfer process

  • Over 30 majors, minor, and concentrations to choose from — including business, nursing, exercise science, and education

  • Invitation-only events at USM

  • Individualized attention with an 11-to-1 student-to-faculty ratio



* The Princeton Review's Best Regional Colleges, 2018. (c)2017 TPR Education IP Holdings, LLC. The Princeton Review is not affiliated with Princeton University. For more information about reprints from The Princeton Review visit PARS International Corp. at